5 things to do in Calgary today: Wednesday, March 14

Mar 14 2018, 12:26 am

Wednesday is the perfect day to get out into the city!

It’s not as boring as the earlier days of the week (sorry, Monday and Tuesday, but it’s true), but you likely still have a free schedule – which is more than what can be said about the weekend.

Fill up those free hours with an interesting outing by checking out any of these great events!

See also

Alberta Ballet Presents: Cinderella 

  • What: This enchanting production of everyone’s favourite love story was imagined by artistic director Christopher Anderson and inspired by the 1697 version by Charles Perrault. You can expect to be transported into the world of hilarious evil step-sisters, a magical fairy-godmother, true love, and a special pair of slippers that change the world of one very special girl. Be prepared to be swept off your feet!
  • When: March 14 to 17
  • Where: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14th Avenue NW
  • Tickets: Ticketmaster, $34 to $123

Downtown Easter Market

  • What: Fill your baskets with local treats, art, and fashion at this exciting Downtown Easter-themed Market.
  • When: Wednesday, March 14
  • Time: 10 am to 2 pm
  • Where: Gulf Canada Square – 401 9th Avenue SW
  • Admission: FREE

Uncommon Blends 

  • What: Are you a coffee or a tea person? Regardless of your personal preference, these warm and cozy beverages play an important role in both our social and individual lives. This art exhibit will examine these various routines, rituals, and relationships centred around coffee and tea, while showcasing beautiful ceramics made by five Alberta-based artists.
  • When: January 20 to March 17
  • Time:
    • Monday to Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
    • Thursday: 10 am to 6 pm
  • Where: cSPACE King Edward – 1721 29th Avenue SW

Watch the Calgary Hitmen play Kootenay Ice

  • What: Come show the Hitmen some love as they make their way to the Memorial Cup.
  • When: Wednesday, March 14
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
  • TicketsTicketmaster, $13 to $26

Brews ‘N’ Brains 

  • What: Your brain works in mysterious ways. Come crack the code and learn the answers to some of the questions you’ve always wondered, such as the effects of marijuana on your brain or how daylight savings can mess up your internal clock. Come for stimulating conversation, delicious brews, and a fun community!
  • When: Wednesday, March 14
  • Time: 7 to 11 pm
  • Where: Trolley 5 – 728 17th Avenue SW
  • Admission: Online, $5 – includes a complimentary beverage
DH Calgary StaffDH Calgary Staff

+ Listed